Александр Лобанов


Graduated from the Moscow State Institute of Culture in 2006.
Since 2001 he has been a member of the Blue Soup Group.

Among Alexander Lobanov’s personal exhibitions are “The Blue Soup/XXI (retrospective)”, the Ekaterina Cultural Foundation, Moscow, 2017; “The Blue Soup/ Lands”, the Moscow Manege, Moscow, 2015; “Landscapes”, PERMM, Perm, Russia, 2014; “The Blizzard”, XL Gallery, Moscow, 2009; “The Lake”, XL Gallery, Moscow, 2007; “The Blue Soup – Seven Years”, Guelman Gallery, Moscow, 2003.

His works were displayed at group expositions: “Hyper-realism”, the State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, 2015; “Beyond Zero”, Calvert Gallery, London, the UK, 2014; Busan Biennale, Busan, South Korea, 2008; Art Unlimited/Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland, 2007; “Russian Formalism Today”, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, USA, 2006; Playlist, Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France, 2004.

The finalist of the Kandinsky Prize (with the Blue Soup Group) of 2016, 2014, 2008, the laureate of INNOVATION prize in a category “Visual art” (with the Blue Soup Group), 2008. As video designer he took part in the productions of the State Theatre of Nations, Perm Drama Theatre, “Praktika” Theatre.